Tag: school


The Government Is Paying Public School Parents Billions of Dollars to Keep Their Children Home

April 14, 2021

Via: Education Next

A puzzle of pandemic public opinion has been the hesitance of lower-income parents to return their children to in-person instruction. National polling from the University of Southern California has found parents with household income below $30,000 a year generally preferring […]

Educational Stages, Preschool and Primary

Do school-based interventions help improve reading and math in at-risk children?

April 7, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily

School-based interventions that target students with, or at risk of, academic difficulties in kindergarten to grade 6 have positive effects on reading and mathematics, according to an article published in Campbell Systematic Reviews. The review analyzed evidence from 205 studies, […]


A new role for the school help desk?

April 2, 2021

Via: eCampus News

The impact of the pandemic on educational programming has created what will more than likely be fundamental and foundational changes to the traditional classroom environment. In general, the traditional classroom simply is not visible in today’s milieu. The physical hallways […]

Educational Forms, Formal Education

7 predictions about fall back-to-school with COVID

April 1, 2021

Via: eSchool News

When schools across the country started shutting down in-person instruction in March of 2020 in response to the COVID-19 virus, much of the nation focus turned to the impact on students. Educators, parents, stakeholders, and policymakers still wonder if remote […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Strategies

5 top practices for engaging digital teaching

March 31, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Summer is on the horizon, and the only thing standing in the way is a couple more months of school. Teachers and students alike wrestled with the steep learning curve of remote teaching and learning. Much of our experience has […]


Schooling Qualified Immunity

March 23, 2021

Via: Education Next

On the morning of March 19, 2007, I entered the grand courtroom of the U.S. Supreme Court and eagerly slipped into one of the worst seats in the house. My spot—far from center stage and with a view obstructed by […]


COVID-19 transmission rare in schools with masking, distancing, contact tracing, study finds

March 19, 2021

Via: ScienceDaily

In-school COVID-19 transmission is rare — even among close school contacts of those who test positive for the virus — when schools heed public health precautions such as mandatory masking, social distancing and frequent hand-washing, according to results of a […]

Education Tech

Schools Squandered Virtual Learning

March 16, 2021

Via: Education Next

Advocates of digital learning have long clamored for technology to play a central role in schools. Using technology, however, is not the goal in and of itself. Rather, it is a means to their ultimate end: remaking a public education […]

Education Tech

4 Essential Steps to Secure Funding for Hybrid Classroom Technologies

March 15, 2021

Via: Ed Surge

The need for new K-12 classroom technology has never been greater. In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, many schools are now using a hybrid classroom model, with some students attending virtually and others in person. In this situation, teachers need […]

Education Tech

How education data helps optimize hybrid learning

March 8, 2021

Via: eSchool News

Schools worldwide face difficult choices as they try to balance student and staff safety with their educational mission during the pandemic. All-remote learning eliminates the risk of an outbreak at the school, but at-home education doesn’t provide the most productive […]